Term is four years; bond is $100,000.
Powers and duties of the county treasurer:
To act as custodian of all county funds.
To collect all taxes certified by the county
auditor and 1½% per month interest on any delinquent real estate
To give receipt for all money collected by the
office, or deposited with the office, and keep a record of such
To report monthly to the auditor of state all
taxes due for the general state revenue and pay same to the state
treasurer each month.
To make semi-annual statement with the board of
supervisors and report all fees collected.
To pay all county warrants drawn on the treasurer
by the auditor and to cancel and register same in a book provided
for that purpose.
To assess omitted real property, which has not
been assessed by the assessor, board of review or the auditor.
To offer for public sale, at the treasurer’s
office, annually on the 3rd Monday in June, all real
estate on which the taxes have not been fully paid, which sale shall
include unpaid taxes, interest and costs.
To collect automobile taxes, issue number plates
and receipts for same.
To issue redemption certificates of real estate
sold for taxes.
Motor Vehicle: 712-546-7078
Tax and Motor Vehicle Fax: 712-546-4518
Driver's License: 712-546-1663
Driver's License Fax: 712-546-1257
Tax Deputy - Bev
- Tax Clerk - Bobbi
- Motor Vehicle Deputy - Keri
- MV Clerk - Val
- MV Clerk - Connie
- MV Clerk - David
- DL Examiner -
- DL Issuer -
- DL Issuer - Sherri
Department: 8:00 - 5:00 Monday
Department: 8:00 - 5:00
Monday - Friday
License: 8:30 - 4:30
Wednesday & Thursday
Located in the Annex building
Chauffeur Drives by appointment
What is REAL ID?
The REAL ID Act of 2005,
passed by Congress, enacted that the Federal Government “set
standards for the issuance of sources of identification,
such as driver’s licenses.” The Act established minimum
security standards for state-issued driver’s licenses and
Iowa is a REAL ID compliant state.
REAL ID does NOT apply to the following:
- Entering Federal facilities that do not require a person to present identification
- Voting or registering to vote
- Applying for or receiving Federal benefits
- Being licensed to drive
- Accessing Health or life preserving services (hospitals, clinics), law enforcement, or constitutionally protected activities
- Participating in law enforcement proceedings or investigations
The Department of Homeland Security is implementing the
REAL ID Act for air travel.
Starting January 22, 2018, passengers with a driver’s license issued by a state that is still not compliant with the REAL ID Act will need to show an alternative form of acceptable identification for domestic air travel to board their flight. Passengers with driver’s licenses issued by a state that is compliant with REAL ID will still be able to use their driver’s licenses or identification cards. Iowa is a REAL ID compliant state.
Starting October 1, 2020, every air
traveler will need a REAL ID-compliant license, or
another acceptable form of identification, for domestic
Will minors need to have
driver’s licenses to fly domestically?
TSA does not require children under
18 to provide identification when traveling with a companion
within the United States. The companion will need acceptable
Is TSA going to accept my driver’s
license starting on January 1, 2016?
continue to accept driver’s licenses issued by all states
through January 2018 and then, will continue to accept
licenses from all compliant states or noncompliant states
with an extension.
Iowa is a compliant state.
Will I need to get a new driver’s
license or passport?
You have until
October 2020 to replace your current license with a REAL ID
Is the Department of Homeland
Security trying to build a national database with all of our
NO. REAL ID does not build a national
database nor does it grant the Federal Government or another
state access to a state’s driver’s license data. REAL ID is
not a national identification card. States and territories
will continue to issue its own unique license, maintain its
own records, and determine who may access those records and
under what circumstances.
Where do I get a REAL ID?
County Driver’s License station in the Annex building issues
REAL ID’s. There is no additional charge for a REAL ID.
Hours are Wednesdays & Thursdays, 8:30 – 4:30.
To get a REAL ID, you will need:
- Certified birth certificate or passport. If you are using a birth certificate and have a different name due to marriage or court order, you will need a marriage certificate or other court-ordered document
- Social Security card
- One Proof of address, if your driver’s license is current. Two forms if the address is not current.